When Darren and I started this podcast well over a year ago, we never knew if would still be this much fun! We hope you enjoy our shows. You’ll find the archive here as well as our Wall of Fame of past guests here. Follow us on Twitter for news of our latest shows. Kira is also a big part of our machine, we’re excited to have her on board. Listen for her in future episodes.
Today’s Show we preview American Made and to celebrate this film we are bringing the upgrade to Cinema Manager with Tom Cruise and Doug Liman Movies.
The three of us will be choosing a film each to be shown on each day of the week, leaving the listeners a chance to select which person made the best choice and by the end of the week we will find out who is the winner and should become the latest Cinema manager.
Today we preview The Hitman’s Bodyguard the upcoming release starring Ryan Reynolds and Samuel L Jackson, we also look the action comedies we like and don’t like, feel free to let us know which ones you like or not.
Dunkirk has hit the cinema and what better way to celebrate this new movie than to look at Christopher Nolan previous work, we decided to skip over the Dark Knight trilogy and look at his solo film works (Memento, Insomnia, The Prestige, Inception and Interstellar).
In 1979 Ridley Scott gave us one of the most shocking sci-fi movies 38 years later he is still trying to capture magic once again but with other heavyweight directors trying their hands at the franchise what ones are good and what ones are bad.
Today we look at the latest Marvel Cinematic Universe movie Spiderman: Homecoming. In a year where we have had two of the more popular films from the comic book material and now have we got another good or bad one?
In this episode, Damien’s choice, the panel discusses 80’s apocalyptic wastelands as seen in these two films. These are two movies that fit the bill. Mad Max fans marvel at the engine revving action of Mel Gibson while more modern adventurists enjoy the comical bmx savages of Turbo Kid. These are great movies, this is an equally great discussion! check it out and drop us a comment. Links to the host and panelists are at the bottom of this post.
In a post-apocalyptic wasteland in 1997, a comic book fan adopts the persona of his favourite hero to save his enthusiastic friend and fight a tyrannical overlord.
Directors: François Simard, Anouk Whissell | 1 more credit »
Writers: François Simard, Anouk Whissell | 1 more credit »
Stars: Munro Chambers, Laurence Leboeuf, Michael Ironside
The Road Warrior (1981)
Mad Max 2 (original title)
R | 1h 34min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi | 21 May 1982 (USA)
In the post-apocalyptic Australian wasteland, a cynical drifter agrees to help a small, gasoline rich, community escape a band of bandits.
Director: George Miller
Writers: Terry Hayes (screenplay), George Miller (screenplay) | 1 more credit »
Stars: Mel Gibson, Bruce Spence, Michael Preston